Paralympic Games 2012 Tonight: Athletics, Swimming And Wheelchair Basketball

7:30pm Friday, August 31 on C4

Live coverage of the 2012 Paralympics in London continues with the first night of track and field action in the Olympic Stadium. Britain’s first gold medal on the track could be won by 20-year-old Hannah Cockroft. In the Men’s Wheelchair Basketball competition, the British team begin their Paralympic campaign with a tough match against Canada. British swimming sensation Ben Proctor is hoping for success in the S14 100m Backstroke Final. Other swimming events include the Men’s 100m S13 Butterfly and the Women’s 200m SM5 Individual Medley. Plus, there’s news from a big day in the judo tournament at the ExCeL, and updates from the archery at the Royal Artillery Barracks. Introduced by Clare Balding and Ade Adepitan.

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